The Pacific Collegiate School curriculum inspires students to become globally minded scholars. Our curriculum focuses on core subjects like math, English, science, and history, while also emphasizing world languages, fine arts, and community service. We believe in challenging our students through Advanced Placement (AP) classes, which are an integral part of our curriculum.
All students at PCS engage in a rigorous college-prep curriculum. We have inspiring teachers and classes, and a vast array of strategies and systems to provide what each student needs to support their success. We provide every student access to individualized help during or after after school, and opportunities for accelerated learning.
We value diversity and equity, and strive to reflect that in our curriculum. Our classes are infused with culturally-relevant and justice-centered course work. We continuously review and update our lessons to amplify the voices of underrepresented minorities and cultivate critical thinking skills that empower students to excel in a diverse and global society.
English is an exciting journey through timeless literature, where students develop critical thinking, a passion for reading and writing, and discover fascinating connections through a tapestry of literary allusions across different genres and time periods.
Our history curriculum invites students to embark on a fascinating journey through time that is relevant to our world today. We explore global perspectives from ancient civilizations to the present, with engaging lectures, discussions, and individual research projects and presentations.
Our math goes beyond numbers embarking on an exciting adventure through courses like Algebra, Geometry, Pre-Calculus, AP Calculus, AP Statistics, Engineering, Computer Science, and Multivariable Calculus. Students learn to master problem solving while also considering real-world applications.
Science explores the awe-inspiring world around us, and we empower students to connect scientific concepts to their everyday lives. Our science curriculum sparks curiosity with hands-on experiments, discussions on cutting-edge research, and relatable examples from passionate teachers.
All students become proficient in at least one world language. From the allure of living languages like French, Chinese, and Spanish to the timeless wonders of Latin, our curriculum unlocks the power to communicate, connect, and experience the vibrant tapestry of our global community.
You’ll be blown away by what our students create in their art classes. We offer a range of courses including several levels of: studio art, digital arts, drama, music, dance, and choir. With a focus on embracing diverse cultural traditions from various time periods, our arts program offers students a gateway to the world of creative expression.